All things bright and beautiful


The question I get asked most when talking about my designs is "Where do you get your ideas from?". It's a difficult question to answer really. They just come!


I know that any talent I have is a gift from God. 


I know that there are hundreds of things that inspire me. 


 I know my heart skips a beat when I see something of great beauty.

I know I love detail.


 I know my heart sings when I have a needle and thread in my hand.


I know I have an amazing creator God.


 I know I have been blessed to live in a wonderful country.


I don't know how the ideas just pop into my head!


I know I'm on an amazing journey.


I love that you have joined me on it!

Photos from top:
Blue Cockatoo Orchid
Fringe Myrtle
Lady Bird Beetle on Acacia
Rose (forgotten name!)
Scented Sundew
Boronia
Bee on our Plum tree
Bulldog Orchid
Amanita muscaria toadstool
Protea???

Val







6 comments:

  1. Lovely post, Val! Both the beautiful photos and the text :-)

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  2. A lovely post, with beautiful photos

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  3. Amen to gifts from
    God. enjoy every one of them.

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  4. This was such a beautiful post - very inspiring. It touched my heart and spirit. It touched on needs that I was praying about just yesterday - won't go into that - but I had to thank you for this post!

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  5. Olá Val! como vai você?
    Não te abandonei amiga, apenas estou tentando me refazer por ter perdido minha mãe em abril. Sei que o nosso Deus a está guardando em sono profundo até que jesus venha ao nosso encontro. Isso me conforta. Seus trabalhos e fotos são da melhor qualidade e eu sou sua adimiradrora! Um grande abraço!
    Regina Vicentini

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  6. Your words are as beautiful as the flowers you've shown.

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